Place:Sleepy Hollow, Kane, Illinois, United States


NameSleepy Hollow
Coordinates42.091°N 88.312°W
Located inKane, Illinois, United States
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Sleepy Hollow is a village in Kane County, Illinois, United States 30 miles northwest of Chicago. The population was 3,553 at the 2000 census.

Various streets in the village are named after characters in Washington Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Other streets are named after trees. Still other streets, particularly in the subdivision of Saddle Club Estates, are named after horse racing tracks. These street names include Saratoga, Churchill, Arlington and Belmont. Carol Crest is named after a resident on that street. The family was asked what they wanted the name of their street. The husband suggested Carol for his wife, hence Carol Crest.

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